Muslim Women's Network UK & Helpline
MWNUK is the only national Muslim women's organisation in Britain. They are a small national charity and work to improve social justice and equality for Muslim women and girls. They have a membership of almost 800 individuals and organisations with a collective reach of tens of thousands of Muslim women. Their membership also includes women of others faiths and men who support their work.
They run the MWN helpline providing a national faith and culturally sensitive service that is confidential and non-judgmental.
The helpline offers:
*Information, support, guidance and referrals to women and girls from diverse ethnic/faith backgrounds who are suffering from or at risk of abuse or facing problems on a range of issues.
The helpline also acts as an interface or conduit between the victims and services that offer a concrete response to the request for help.
The services they offer
- Referrals (GP, Housing or Specialist Services)
- Advice and support
- 1-2-1 Counselling
They can help with
- Financial abuse
- Physical abuse
- Spiritual & Cultural abuse
- Emotional & Psychological abuse
- Sexual abuse & Rape
- FGM (female genital mutilation)
- Child abuse